Finance

“Emerging markets can satisfy demand for ethical investing, says strategist” – CNBC – September 15, 2016

On September 15, 2016 CNBC polled three investment strategists – from the Bank of England, an investment management company and a private equity firm – and came to the following conclusion: “This need for responsible, ethical investing, is part of a wider trend in the financial industry. Several firms are now considering the environmental, social […]

“S&P lays out plans for green bond and ESG market tools” – Business Green – September 9, 2016

On September 9, 2016 Business Green reported that S&P has launched plans for the Green Bond Evaluation Tool, which “would identify projects that aim to reduce greenhouse gas emissions or mitigate the impact of natural catastrophes.” According the article, S&P has also launched a proposal for an Environmental, Social and Govenrance (ESG) Assessment Tool. “S&P […]